Patagonia Adventure

  • days: 7
  • from: $1,825

Description

Journey deep into southern Chile’s Patagonia region and explore its remarkable landscapes. The exotic names - Torres del Paine National Park, Los Glaciares National Park and Punta Arenas - conjure up images of adventure and sheer natural beauty. Here you'll find a huge variety of plant and animal species, in a beautiful setting of snow-capped mountain peaks, cascading rivers and waterfalls, glaciers and mirrored lakes.

Itinerary

Day 1 El Calafate

Welcome to El Calafate in Argentinian Patagonia. You will be met and transferred to your hotel.

Day 2 Perito Moreno Glacier

Enjoy a full-day tour to Los Glaciares National Park, home to one of Argentina's most important and beautiful natural treasures - the Perito Moreno Glacier, one of the few advancing glaciers in the world. This stunning mass of ice spans over 300 square kilometres and continues to grow, towering above - and dramatically calving into - the beautiful turquoise glacial waters of Lake Argentino. [B]

Day 3 El Calafate

Today is at leisure to further explore. Choose from one of the many optional activities available such as hiking, horse riding or visiting some of the archaeological sites. [B]

Day 4 El Calafate - Puerto Natales

Travel by bus across the border to Puerto Natales in Chile. A former fishing port, it is now better known as the gateway to Torres del Paine, South America’s most scenic national park. [B]

Day 5 Torres del Paine National Park

Enjoy a full-day tour of Torres del Paine National Park. The scenery here is simply stunning: snow-capped mountain peaks, cascading rivers and waterfalls, glaciers and amazing mirrored lakes. [B,L]

Day 6 Puerto Natales - Punta Arenas

This morning travel by bus to the charming seaside city of Punta Arenas, with its colourful houses and beautiful landscapes. [B]

Day 7 Punta Arenas

Transfer to the airport for your onward journey. [B]

INCLUSIONS

TRAVEL

  • All transfers and sightseeing based on shared vehicles
  • Coach tickets from El Calafate - Puerto Natales - Punta Arenas

ACCOMMODATION & MEALS

  • 6 nights in good quality hotels (4 star)
  • 6 breakfasts and 1 lunch

TOUR GUIDES

  • Locally based bilingual guides

SIGHTSEEING

  • Full day exploring Los Glaciares National Park, famous for the Perito Moreno Glacier
  • Full day exploring Torres del Paine National Park with its stunning snow-capped mountains, glaciers and mirrored lakes

Please note: Sightseeing tours are based on shared vehicles and include bilingual guides. Please note itineraries can operate in reverse direction.

The Small Print: Prices are per person based on twin share in the property rating & transportation stated within inclusions. Single traveller prices are available upon request. Seasonal surcharge may apply over peak travel periods, holiday seasons and special events. Itinerary is subject to change without notice. Hotel upgrades and itinerary variations may be possible, please contact Bunnik Tours for more details.

Visa Requirements: For Australian passport holders, a Chile Reciprocity Fee of $117pp US is payable upon arrival by cash or credit card. For non-Australian passport holders, please check with your travel agent.